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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 23 Aug 2014
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Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
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AU$0AU$90KAU$180K
Postdoctoral Research Associate
32 salaries
AU$58,723 - AU$90,012  
  
Lecturer / Speaker
17 salaries
AU$67,070 - AU$97,876  
Software Engineer
16 salaries
AU$52,459 - AU$94,980  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
15 salaries
AU$81,445 - AU$171,811  
Research Scientist
14 salaries
AU$70,873 - AU$115,000  
Research Fellow
12 salaries
AU$64,053 - AU$102,769  
Senior Lecturer, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
AU$50,335 - AU$119,820  
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Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 23 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 558
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of Sydney
22 salaries
AU$51,743 - AU$135,517
Monash University
21 salaries
AU$60,914 - AU$187,402
University of Western Australia (UWA)
19 salaries
AU$65,000 - AU$173,000
University of Melbourne
19 salaries
AU$50,000 - AU$218,000
University of New South Wales (UNSW)
13 salaries
AU$45,338 - AU$193,916
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
6 salaries
AU$97,732 - AU$151,020
Monash University
6 salaries
AU$73,342 - AU$118,014
University of Sydney
5 salaries
AU$74,000 - AU$152,500
University of Melbourne
5 salaries
AU$72,500 - AU$127,500
Popular Cities

Salary Range

Melbourne, Victoria
138 salaries
AU$57,335 - AU$177,249
Sydney, New South Wales
98 salaries
AU$62,919 - AU$159,997
Perth, Western Australia
89 salaries
AU$68,136 - AU$160,801
Brisbane, Queensland
77 salaries
AU$63,023 - AU$162,594
Adelaide, South Australia
38 salaries
AU$64,191 - AU$123,825
Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni
Salary:AU$70,085 - AU$104,145 AU$76,975 - AU$131,510

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